Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Lead on-site interface at customer facility responsible for all engineering deliverables
Represent G&G at all customer technical and design review program meetings
Routing, packaging and design of automotive wire harness (power cables) and components in collaboration with customer and OEM defined requirements
Lead customer interface for program change control
Lead customer interface for technical issues
Support customer as defined in statement of work
Initiate customer plant product trials documenting results and obtaining required customer approvals
Interface with customer cross functional teams as well as internal cross functional teams to achieve all program milestones both customer and internal development timeline
Ensure design meets customer and internal specifications
Collaborate with DVP&R (Design Verification Process and Report) internal team to validate product according to customer requirements. Assist internal team in understanding customer requirements and be the lead interface to customer.
Maintain program specific product DFMEA (Design Failure Mode and Effects Analysis) in collaboration from appropriate teams globally
Maintain program specific open issues list and ensure timely closure of all issues
Lead and maintain project timeline and coordinate activities with teams globally to achieve project milestones
Evaluate all customer information for accuracy and be able to effectively communicate to internal cross functional teams
Collaborate with various department team members globally to ensure compliance to core company processes and methods
Evaluate customer information/requirements and review for technical compliance
Interface with company management and escalate issues as appropriate
Lead assigned project by serving as technical and program deliverable responsible for product design and development from prototype phase to production. Interface directly with customer engineering teams.
Mentor less experienced engineers as required
Travel to customer and G&G facilities as required
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering and/or Engineering Technology degree in combination with relevant experience (BSEE/BSME/BSEET)
Essential Skills and Experience:
Must have 10+ years of experience in automotive Tier I supplier environment with design release background. FCA experience preferred.
Must be patient and diplomatic with positive and optimistic attitude and keep a professional demeanor with customer at all times
Must be self-directed and motivated to complete tasks and resolve issues with minimal direction from management.
Good communication and time management skills are required
Must be able to interface with cross-functional and cross-cultural teams globally
Must be detail oriented
Must be a team player
Must have good organizational skills
Must have good verbal, written and presentation communications skills
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and close actions items to meet internal and external deadlines
Must have good working knowledge in MS Office: Word, Excel, Power-Point, and Outlook
- Pay commensurate with experience, vacation, holidays, etc.
- Participation in benefit plans (matching 401k, medical, dental, vision, life, disability).
- Please send your application to Mr. Senad Melkic: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Employer will only consider candidates with no sponsorship required